27406Re: [GreenLeft_discussion] The case of the disappearing Green Left Weekly article
- Mar 7, 2006
> The oddest thing of all is the case of the disappearing GLW article.Actually that's just how it looks on your computer. It's fine on mine.
> It is clear on the GLW website for all to see that an article was
> written about the Unions NSW demonstration against Howard's hoop-la in
> Sydney, and possibly even about the Socialist Party organised
> demonstration in Melbourne against the 10-year anniversary, but then
> spiked for some reason.
> On the website the article appears, with most of the text blotted out
> by a picture. In the paper copy of Green Left Weekly the article has
> been removed completely. This raises the question, why was the article
It was a short article with a picture, which is just how it appears on
page 6 of the paper.
> I have no overarching theory about what led to the spiking of theSee above. Aritcle in paper. Article on website. This is loopy paranoid
> article. There are several possibilities. The most obvious one is that
> written coverage of either the Sydney or Melbourne demonstration was
> of little use to the new DSP leadership because it undermined their
> dotty pretensions to being the centre of the universe on the left. I'd
> love to read the spiked article, and I suggest to the Green Left
> editorial board that the article should be posted on the discussion
> site to clarify the historical record.
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